Maulidia Octavia, or better known as Via Vallen, (born in Surabaya, 1 October 1991) is an Indonesian dangdut singer. Her stage name, “Vallen”, is taken from Evanescence’s first album Fallen.
Via started a career in singing at the age of 15. Her presence in the Indonesian show-business is often considered similar to Isyana Sarasvati because of the resemblance of her face.
Via has a support group of fans from different cities named Vyanisty, inaugurated on 24 September 2010. Her solo career began with the release of her first single “Selingkuh” in early 2015.
Her single “Sayang” is her most popular song, having reach more than 100 million views on YouTube, making it as the second most viewed Indonesian music video of 2017.
Via is also a dangdut singer who sang the theme song for the 2018 Asian Games, “Meraih Bintang” (lit. “Reach for The Stars”).